Body Positivity: It Doesn’t Matter What the Number Is

As a woman, there’s a lot of pressure and focus put on weight and dress sizes these days, and I hate it. Recently I’ve been battling a bit with my body, but I’ve found body positivity and I think I’m slowly starting to ignore society’s beliefs of what is wrong and what is right. I think I want to start doing some more body positive posts on my blog, but for today, I wanted to talk about dress sizes and how they make us feel. Continue reading “Body Positivity: It Doesn’t Matter What the Number Is”

Spoonie Sunday: My Go-To Movies for Flare Days

When I’m having a bad pain day there really isn’t much I want to do sometimes, so movies are often my go to. I also have a few of my favourites that I generally watch on these days, because they are feel good and cozy. I watch these ones because they are familiar, and I know that they have sweet happy endings. (I also stay away from action movies because I tend to be hypersensitive to noise on flare days). I thought today I would share some of my favourite flare day movies with you. Continue reading “Spoonie Sunday: My Go-To Movies for Flare Days”

Spoonie Sunday: How to Read More as a Spoonie

As a person I love to read. Reading is basically my number one hobby and the love of my life. Unfortunately, when you’re a spoonie, brain fog, fatigue and pain can make reading very hard. I also know a lot of other spoonies that love to read but have trouble, so I thought I would share some of the tips I’ve acquired over the past few years of how to read more as a spoonie. I’m sure these tips would also work for anyone who struggles to read sometimes as well. Continue reading “Spoonie Sunday: How to Read More as a Spoonie”

Spoonie Sunday- DIY Happiness Jar

As a Spoonie, a lot of stuff in life can suck. There is almost always some part of your body that is in pain, and there are a lot of things you miss out on and can’t do. It can be so easy to focus on these things, which can drag you down.

A couple of years ago my Auntie gave me a happiness jar and I loved using it last year, and have already started this year, so I thought I would tell you guys how to make one today. Continue reading “Spoonie Sunday- DIY Happiness Jar”